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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
AĞRI - Anatolia News Agency
One child was killed and another was injured when a landmine exploded in the eastern province of Ağrı’s Doğubayazıt district today. Shepherds Adem Yiğit, 10, and Ertan Dilaver, 12, accidentally entered a minefield as they led their animals to a grassy pasture for grazing. Dilaver was killed while Yiğit was injured when a land mine exploded. Yiğit was taken to Doğubeyazıt state hospital. The minefield was located between two border outposts near border stone No. 108 and was marked with signs, reports said.